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Kornhauser Health Sciences Library John Beddoe collection

 Collection
Identifier: KORN212
Ten items relating to the English physician and anthropologist John Beddoe were discovered between the pages of his autobiography, Memories of Eighty Years (1910). Seven, including two manuscript letters to F. W. Cook, were removed to form this record group. Two obituaries and another letter were firmly attached to the book and remain with it; copies were made for convenience.

Dates

  • 1863-1911

Extent

.10 linear foot

Biographical / Historical

John Beddoe was one of the most prominent English ethnologists in Victorian Britain. Beddoe was educated at University College, London and Edinburgh University (M.D. 1853). He served in the Crimean War and was a physician at Bristol Royal Infirmary from 1862 to 1873.
Title
Kornhauser Health Sciences Library John Beddoe collection
Status
Completed
Author
Katherine B. Johnson
Description rules
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Kornhauser Health Sciences Library Repository

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